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Numismatics
Mint: Paris
Engraver: Benjamin Duvivier, French, 1730–1819
After: Jean-Antoine Houdon, French, 1741–1828
Honorand: George Washington, American, 1732–1799, LL.D. 1781

Restrike Medal of Washington before Boston

1936

Bronze

166.35 g, 12:00, 68.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.400
Geography: 
Made in Paris, France
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century after an 18th century original
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

William S. Baker, Medallic Portraits of Washington, 2nd (Philadelphia: Robert M. Lindsay, 1885), 30, no. 48.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.